Cheers to the weekend! If you're looking for something fun, entertaining, or educational to do in Central New Jersey this Memorial Weekend, you've come to the right place. Our Weekend Guide is packed with an eclectic variety of things to do, whether you're looking for something to keep the little ones busy or just searching for something fun and different!

1. NJ Audubon: Focus on Ferns

When: May 27, 2:00 pm

Where: 11 Hardscrabble Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924

Dorothy Smullen leads a walk and guides you through the Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary and introduces you to the diverse world of our local ferns. You will be able to learn how to identify the various ferns found around our locality and possibly how to grow your own.


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2. NJ Audubon: Framing Nature Artist Talk with Karen Fuchs

When: May 27, 2:00 pm

Where: 11 Hardscrabble Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 0792

Artist and designer Karen Fuchs talk about her exhibit which is right now on display at the Sanctuary. Exploring natural forms, structures, and patterns, Karen shall discuss her process and techniques whilst giving hands-on experiences to participants.


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3. NJ Audubon: Birding By Bike at Old Mine Road

When: May 28, 9am

Where: Old Mine Road, Warren County

Take a bike ride with Steve Bagen and Maura Griffin to discover flora and fauna found in and around our county. Be taken on a river to forest ride and explore the diversity of birds and mammals. Learn about migratory and migrant birds whilst stretching your muscles and breathing in the fresh air.


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4. Multi-Family Yard/Garage Sale

When: May 27, 9:00 am

Where: Cinnamon Tree Lane, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Collectors are invited to a multi-family yard sale to take advantage of selecting from some hard-to-find, one-of-a-kind knick-knacks! Spend a morning of fun browsing around and you may just find something you fancy!


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5. Summit Farmers Market

When: May 28, 2017, 8:00 am

Where: Summit, NJ 07901

Now on its 22nd year, the Summit Farmer's Market is back with goodies and treats of all sorts and kinds. Purchase locally grown produce and homemade baked goods that you won't find elsewhere. 


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6. Somerset Patriots vs. Bridgeport Bluefish

When: May 28, 1:00 pm

Where: TD Bank Ballpark, 1 Patriots Park, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Come for an afternoon of good, clean baseball fun to inspire your young ones to a world of sports. There will be pre-game autographs given out by the home teams and kids get to run the bases!


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7. Zumba Class at Watchung Arts Centre

When: May 27, 

Where: Watchung Arts Centre

The Watchung Arts Centre continues to promote wellness to every individual trying to lead a healthier life. Dance your way to health and a better you.


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8. Children's Nature & Science Program

When: May 28, 10:30 am

Where: 190 Lord Stirling Road, Baskin Ridge, NJ

Accompany your toddler to discover the many wonders Science and Nature have in store for us. Spark their interests and ignite their passions by allowing them to learn about their surroundings. It is never too early - or too late - to learn!